Arrest Made In Ted Cruz Incident At World Series Parade

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During the World Series parade for the Houston Astros, a man threw two beer cans at Senator Ted Cruz. 

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On Tuesday morning, the Houston Police Department provided an update on this situation.

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A 33-year-old man named Joseph Halm Arcidiacono has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault. 

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Senator Cruz was on a float in the 2400 block of Smith Street when he was struck by a full beer can. One can apparently hit him in the chest/neck area. 

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It was reported that Senator Cruz didn't need medical attention. A video of this incident has surfaced on social media.

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According to court documents, Arcidiacono's bond was set at $40,000. He has been released from custody. 

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The court documents also state that Arcidiacono "used and exhibited a deadly weapon, namely an unopened metal beverage can" to hit Senator Cruz on purpose during the parade. 

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Arcidiacono is expected to appear in court this Wednesday. 

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